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Course summaryUndertake doctoral research in the diverse field of Materials and Fluid Flow ModellingLearn advanced techniques, utilise cutting-edge technology and benefit from expert tutelageContribute to the acclaimed work of the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI)Join a vibrant research community, with a cohort of 100 PhD studentsThis course allows you to undertake research into a specific area of materials and fluid flow modelling. This varied subject encompasses everything
Undertake doctoral research in the diverse field of Materials and Fluid Flow Modelling
Learn advanced techniques, utilise cutting-edge technology and benefit from expert tutelage
Contribute to the acclaimed work of the Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI)
Join a vibrant research community, with a cohort of 100 PhD students
This course allows you to undertake research into a specific area of materials and fluid flow modelling. This varied subject encompasses everything from liquid crystals and polymers to hemodynamics. Your work will join extremely well-regarded MERI publications - a high proportion of which are considered 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent'.
How you learn
As this is a research course, most of your work will be carried out independently. You will benefit from the support and expertise of your supervisory team; including a Director of Studies and a second supervisor who have specific interest in your chosen subject area. Indicative topic areas include liquid crystals, self-assembled structures and foods, and you may use wide-ranging simulation methods - molecular dynamics or Monte Carlo, for example - for your work.
Research training, including mandatory ethics and integrity sessions
Participation in the MERI Research Colloquium - presenting posters and oral presentations
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When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace.
There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a particular focus on experience in industry and the pursuit of applied learning.
Students at Hallam enjoy studying a range of courses at the heart of the city’s vibrant centre. One of the university’s strengths is in its ability to prepare students for creative problem-solving and dealing with complexity in the real world.